Wednesday Dec 28 2011 comments 70th Annual Kendall Arnett Opens By: Michael Kirby/Auburn Journal -A +A Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalBear River head coach Duwaine Ganski watches his team from the bench. The Bruins lost to Nevada Union 51-43. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalBear River's Johnny Cassar goes up for two points. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalJustin Beskeen dribbles upcourt for the Bruins against Nevada Union. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalAlec Knox puts the ball up for Placer in Wednesday's Kendall Arnett opener. The Hillmen won a thriller in double overtime defeating San Juan 97-88. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalPlacer's Cody Riggs drives to the basket Wednesday night during the opening night of the Kendall Arnett tournament. Riggs scored 34 points as the Hillmen thrilled the crowd with a exciting 97-88 overtime win defeating San Juan. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalPlacer's Isaiah Pineiro handles the ball past San Juan's Lincoln Gallegos. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalMichael McNamara drives past San Juan's Irakliy for the Hillmen Wednesday night. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalPlacer High School head basketball coach Mark Lee has a few words with his team during a fourth quarter time out. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalThe Placer Hillmen sing their Alma Mater after defeating San Juan 97-88 in the opening round of the 70th annual Kendall Arnett Basketball Tournament.